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The Big Bad Wolf: Greater Yellowstone’s Greatest Controversy
Watch Nat Hab’s 'The Big Bad Wolf' and Read on for an Exclusive Interview with the Film’s Co-Producer—Wildlife Biologist, Aaron Bott.
Celebrate Yellowstone’s 150th Anniversary This Summer
Yellowstone National Park’s 150th anniversary celebrates the birth of the world’s first national park in 1872, setting the stage for others of its kind in the U.S. and around the globe.
Where to See Wolves in Yellowstone National Park
Let's take a look at the top places to see wolves in Yellowstone and learn why winter is the best time to spot them.
Reducing Human-Grizzly Bear Conflict in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
Unfortunately, where there is human-bear existence, there is also inevitable conflict.
Geysers, Hot Springs and the Yellowstone Volcano
On a trip to the park, travelers can enjoy the beauty of five main hydrothermal features: hot springs, geysers, mudpots, fumaroles and travertine terraces.
9 Top Wildlife Experiences in Yellowstone National Park
From spying the park’s largest and most powerful megafauna to its most colorful microscopic organisms, here’s a glimpse of the top wildlife experiences to look forward to on a Yellowstone safari.
Why Large Mammals Thrive in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
The Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem is home to the largest concentration of mammals in the lower 48 states, a fact that its moniker, “North American Serengeti,” refers to.
American Serengeti: Wildlife Wonders of Yellowstone
Yellowstone’s “American Serengeti” is a nod to East Africa’s ecosystem of vast open plains, savanna and woodlands that is home to a drizzling array of wildlife.
Fascinating Facts About Yellowstone National Park
Before your visit, here are some fascinating facts you may not have known about the wildlife, natural wonders and storied past of this beloved national park.
Yellowstone: A Problem for a Born Naturalist | A Glimpse Into the Life of a Yellowstone Guide
One week of “assisted searching” on a small-group tour is all you need to prepare yourself for a lifetime of Yellowstone treasure hunting, right at the edge of the road.
Video: Grand Teton National Park Getaway
This 8K video is the culmination of nearly a month spent filming in the Jackson Hole Valley and the park’s Teton Mountain Range.
National Park Week: History of the National Parks
As America’s first national park, of course this 2.2 million acres of wilderness spanning Wyoming, Montana and Idaho made the list.
The Importance of the North American Grasslands Conservation Act for Native Lands and Bison
How do we stop our grasslands from disappearing and instead, save and maintain them for future generations?
National Bison Month: From Conflict to Conservation
From gaining a deeper understanding of these iconic creatures to getting wild with them in Yellowstone National Park, here are five of our favorite ways to commemorate the monthlong event.
10 Reasons to Visit Yellowstone National Park in Winter
Winter is a pristine time in the Lamar Valley and the rest of the park, a time when nature enthusiasts can commune with the landscape and feel the raw authenticity of a winter wildlife safari.
How Catastrophic Flooding Threatens Our National Parks
On June 13, 2022, the Yellowstone River reached its highest water levels recorded since monitoring started.
20 Tips for Making the Most of Your National Park Trip
Once you’ve chosen which national park is right for you, use the following tips to make the most of your adventure!
From Acadia to Yellowstone: The Best U.S. National Parks to Visit This Summer
If you have your eye on a closer-to-home nature vacation this summer, here’s why we think these top national parks in the U.S. are superb in the summer.
No Time to Waste: The World’s First Zero Waste Adventure in Yellowstone
Natural Habitat Adventures and WWF educate and inspire travelers to adopt lifelong habits to save...
Nat Hab Creates World’s First Zero Waste Travel Adventure in Yellowstone
We encourage the travel industry to follow Nat Hab’s lead to mitigate its impact, protect the earth’s precious natural resources, and educate travelers about how they can do their part.
Six Quick Facts About Grand Teton National Park
Nat Hab’s Hidden Yellowstone & Grand Teton Safari offers you an intimate exploration of Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks in spring or